The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Support Technician featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Support Technician
Rank 610 571 668
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +97
Permanent jobs requiring a Support Technician 300 419 313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.33% 0.41% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.42% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 266 365 252
Median salary £23,000 £23,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,100 £32,900
UK excluding London median salary £22,500 £22,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -8.33%
Support Technician
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88424 99136 104947
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.43% 96.33% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 75288 82628 86337
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Support Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Support Technician in the job title.

Support Technician Jobs Demand Trend in England

Support Technician
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Support Technician across the England region.

Support Technician Salary Trend in England

Support Technician
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Support Technician across the England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

Support Technician Salary Histogram in England

Support Technician
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Support Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +4 59 £28,625 -4.58% 8
South East -6 57 £24,000 +9.09% 13
East of England +1 41 £27,500 +19.56% 2
North West +12 36 £22,000 -8.33% 5
West Midlands +21 29 £22,000 -21.42% 5
Yorkshire +30 27 £23,000 +4.54% 6
South West -6 27 £21,233 +1.10% 3
East Midlands +13 24 £22,000 +10.00% 3
North East +8 2 £21,500 -4.44% 1
Support Technician
UK

Support Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Support Technician job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Support Technician in the job title.

1 393 (73.60%) Windows
2 311 (58.24%) Active Directory
3 300 (56.18%) Microsoft
4 175 (32.77%) Windows Server
4 175 (32.77%) MS Office
5 154 (28.84%) MS Excel
6 144 (26.97%) Windows 7
7 114 (21.35%) MS Exchange
8 108 (20.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 106 (19.85%) VMware
10 84 (15.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 82 (15.36%) ITIL
12 75 (14.04%) Citrix
13 71 (13.30%) Firewall
14 70 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
15 63 (11.80%) Office 365
16 60 (11.24%) Windows 8
17 59 (11.05%) TCP/IP
17 59 (11.05%) SQL
18 55 (10.30%) Microsoft Certification
19 54 (10.11%) DNS
20 46 (8.61%) Cisco
20 46 (8.61%) Windows XP
21 45 (8.43%) Linux
21 45 (8.43%) Apple
22 43 (8.05%) DHCP
23 40 (7.49%) Wireless
23 40 (7.49%) Hyper-V
24 39 (7.30%) MCSE
24 39 (7.30%) VPN

Support Technician Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 114 (21.35%) MS Exchange
2 32 (5.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (4.49%) SharePoint
4 18 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (2.06%) IIS
6 6 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (0.75%) MQSeries
7 4 (0.75%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.37%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.19%) CMS
10 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.19%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 175 (32.77%) MS Office
2 154 (28.84%) MS Excel
3 26 (4.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.56%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.56%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.56%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 63 (11.80%) Office 365
2 10 (1.87%) Google Apps
3 5 (0.94%) Mimecast
4 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.56%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.37%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.37%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 71 (13.30%) Firewall
2 59 (11.05%) TCP/IP
3 54 (10.11%) DNS
4 43 (8.05%) DHCP
5 40 (7.49%) Wireless
6 39 (7.30%) VPN
7 35 (6.55%) LAN
8 29 (5.43%) WAN
9 28 (5.24%) Remote Desktop
10 26 (4.87%) Internet
10 26 (4.87%) SAN
11 19 (3.56%) VoIP
12 12 (2.25%) NAS
12 12 (2.25%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (2.06%) VLAN
14 8 (1.50%) Broadband
15 6 (1.12%) IP Telephony
16 5 (0.94%) FTP
16 5 (0.94%) HTTP
17 4 (0.75%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (6.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (0.75%) MS Access
5 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (0.56%) JIRA
2 1 (0.19%) Ant
2 1 (0.19%) MorphX
General
1 38 (7.12%) Finance
2 28 (5.24%) Telecoms
3 15 (2.81%) Manufacturing
4 12 (2.25%) Marketing
5 11 (2.06%) Legal
6 10 (1.87%) Banking
7 9 (1.69%) Retail
8 6 (1.12%) Games
8 6 (1.12%) German Language
9 4 (0.75%) Law
9 4 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.56%) French Language
11 2 (0.37%) Billing
11 2 (0.37%) Dutch Language
11 2 (0.37%) Electronics
11 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.19%) Back Office
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
12 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.81%) Web Services
2 12 (2.25%) HTML
3 8 (1.50%) .NET
3 8 (1.50%) CSS
4 4 (0.75%) COM
5 3 (0.56%) AngularJS
5 3 (0.56%) HATEOAS
5 3 (0.56%) JSON
5 3 (0.56%) REST
6 2 (0.37%) HTML5
6 2 (0.37%) XML
7 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.19%) CSS3
7 1 (0.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 34 (6.37%) Blackberry
2 29 (5.43%) Driving Licence
3 25 (4.68%) iPad
4 19 (3.56%) iPhone
5 17 (3.18%) Smartphone
6 15 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (2.81%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.43%) Computer Science
8 11 (2.06%) Mathematics
9 8 (1.50%) CMDB
9 8 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
10 7 (1.31%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.12%) AS400
11 6 (1.12%) Microsoft Licensing
12 4 (0.75%) EPoS
12 4 (0.75%) iSeries
13 3 (0.56%) HP StoreVirtual
14 2 (0.37%) FMCG
14 2 (0.37%) Mobile App
14 2 (0.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 393 (73.60%) Windows
2 175 (32.77%) Windows Server
3 144 (26.97%) Windows 7
4 108 (20.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 84 (15.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 60 (11.24%) Windows 8
7 46 (8.61%) Windows XP
8 45 (8.43%) Linux
9 38 (7.12%) Windows 10
10 35 (6.55%) Android
11 31 (5.81%) Apple iOS
12 28 (5.24%) Mac OS X
13 22 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 20 (3.75%) Mac OS
15 9 (1.69%) Unix
16 6 (1.12%) Windows Vista
17 5 (0.94%) OS/400
18 4 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
18 4 (0.75%) Windows Phone
19 2 (0.37%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (15.36%) ITIL
2 23 (4.31%) CRM
2 23 (4.31%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (4.31%) ERP
3 21 (3.93%) Service Delivery
4 20 (3.75%) Kalman Filter
4 20 (3.75%) Service Management
5 19 (3.56%) Time Management
6 15 (2.81%) Data Protection
6 15 (2.81%) Mentoring
7 12 (2.25%) Mobile Device Management
7 12 (2.25%) Project Management
8 9 (1.69%) Line Management
8 9 (1.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (1.69%) Web Filtering
9 8 (1.50%) Asset Management
9 8 (1.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (1.50%) Incident Management
10 7 (1.31%) Business Continuity
10 7 (1.31%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 59 (11.05%) SQL
2 10 (1.87%) C
3 8 (1.50%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.12%) C#
4 6 (1.12%) RPG
5 5 (0.94%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.75%) VB
7 2 (0.37%) Java
7 2 (0.37%) PHP
7 2 (0.37%) VB.NET
7 2 (0.37%) VBScript
8 1 (0.19%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.19%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.19%) VB6
8 1 (0.19%) X++
Qualifications
1 55 (10.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (7.30%) MCSE
3 30 (5.62%) Degree
4 22 (4.12%) DBS Check
5 19 (3.56%) MCP
6 14 (2.62%) MCITP
7 12 (2.25%) CCNA
7 12 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (2.25%) MCSA
8 10 (1.87%) A+ Certification
9 6 (1.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (0.94%) MCDST
10 5 (0.94%) Security Cleared
10 5 (0.94%) Server+ Certification
11 3 (0.56%) Avaya Certification
11 3 (0.56%) CCNP
11 3 (0.56%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.56%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.37%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (5.81%) SLA
2 6 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 311 (58.24%) Active Directory
2 70 (13.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (7.49%) Hyper-V
4 17 (3.18%) Terminal Services
5 16 (3.00%) XenApp
6 8 (1.50%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.31%) vSphere
8 3 (0.56%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.37%) PowerHA
9 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (0.37%) Xen
10 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.19%) MetaFrame
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (3.18%) SCCM
2 16 (3.00%) Backup Exec
3 12 (2.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (1.12%) WSUS
5 2 (0.37%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.37%) Malwarebytes
5 2 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.37%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.19%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 300 (56.18%) Microsoft
2 106 (19.85%) VMware
3 75 (14.04%) Citrix
4 46 (8.61%) Cisco
5 45 (8.43%) Apple
6 31 (5.81%) HP
7 20 (3.75%) Dell
8 18 (3.37%) Symantec
9 14 (2.62%) Avaya
10 13 (2.43%) Sophos
11 11 (2.06%) Synology
12 10 (1.87%) Google
12 10 (1.87%) Sage
13 9 (1.69%) Veeam
13 9 (1.69%) WatchGuard
14 8 (1.50%) EMC
14 8 (1.50%) Intel Security
14 8 (1.50%) SonicWALL
15 7 (1.31%) Bloomberg
15 7 (1.31%) DataCore
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £16,000 to £16,000 per annum Up to £16,000 DOE+Excellent benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Beneifts
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